Palestinians bid last farewell to two Gaza martyrs

PNN/ Gaza/

Masses in Gaza on Tuesday afternoon held a funeral for the two martyrs killed this morning in an israeli artillery shelling on a military site in northern Gaza.

According to ministry of Health, two members of the Al-Qassam Brigades were killed in artillery shelling on Askalan, saying they were targeting a military site.

“Two Palestinians were killed as a result of the Israeli shelling and six others were injured,” said Dr. Ashraf al-Qudra, spokesman for the Health Ministry in the Gaza Strip.

Al- Qassam Brigades the armed wing of Hamas announced that the two Palestinians who were killed are Ahmed Morjan 23 years  old and Abdul Hafiz al-Silawi 23 years old.

Israeli 0404 military website claimed that an Israeli patrol stationed near the northern border was fired at prior to  the attack.

This escalation came despite the reports on  Israeli and Palestinian media  on the Egyptian efforts to reach a truce between Hamas and Israel.

#شاهد: من تشييع جثماني الشهيدين عبدالحافظ السيلاوي وأحمد مرجان، والذين ارتقيا بقصف للاحتلال شمال قطاع غزة، اليوم.

Posted by ‎فلسطين – Palestine‎ on Tuesday, August 7, 2018